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Hans "Severus" Ernst, Jules "Borosko" Sautebin Aus dem alten Zauberkasten variations for the Obedient Ball / Die
  • using a lemon (Borosko)
1939 Hokus Pokus (Vol. 1 No. 5) 9
Hans "Severus" Ernst Brief aus Arosa on the annual meeting in Zürich, P. Altherr, Hans-Paul Wipf, Maurice Rolly, Oscarelli
1940 Hokus Pokus (Vol. 2 No. 1) 1
Hans "Severus" Ernst Aus dem alten Zauberkasten on the die/hat penetration, "Durchdringung der Materie"
1940 Hokus Pokus (Vol. 2 No. 1) 7
Hans "Severus" Ernst Magie mit Zündhölzer three tricks with matches
  • mathematical divination
  • growing match
  • producing smoke, burnt striking surface
Also published here
  • "The Magic Fan" July 1939.
1940 Hokus Pokus (Vol. 2 No. 1) 15
Hans "Severus" Ernst Aus einem alten Schweizer Kalender aus dem Jahre 1813: Die natürliche Zauberei two stories of how thieves were caught apparently using magical methods
Oct. 1940 Hokus Pokus (Vol. 2 No. 2&3) 18
Hans "Severus" Ernst Liebe Zauberkameraden! new years wishes
1940 Hokus Pokus (Vol. 2 No. 4) 8
Hans "Severus" Ernst Zum Hinschied Ottokar Fischer's obituary of Fischer, meeting Fischer 1931 in Zürich and on "Das Wunderbuch der Zauberkunst"
1941 Hokus Pokus (Vol. 3 No. 1) 3
Hans "Severus" Ernst Magie in Deutschland on the routines published in the "Magie"
1941 Hokus Pokus (Vol. 3 No. 1) 11
Hans "Severus" Ernst Magie in Amerika on the routines published in the "Linking Ring"
1941 Hokus Pokus (Vol. 3 No. 1) 14
Hans "Severus" Ernst Magie aus dem Norden on the routines published in "Magikeren"
1941 Hokus Pokus (Vol. 3 No. 1) 15
Hans "Severus" Ernst, Van Balen-Blanken, Edwin Leist-Bernini 3x1 three ideas with matches
1. balancing match on table
2. matches move by themselves, held between fingers (Van Balen-Blanken)
3. animated matches (Leist-Bernini)
Also published here
  • Van Balen-Blanken's "Magnetische Zundhölzchen" in "Magie" 1938.
1941 Hokus Pokus (Vol. 3 No. 2&3) 17
Hans "Severus" Ernst Die Historia von den 15 Christen und den 15 Türken
  • Der Vater mit den Stradivariousgeigen
trick for counting puzzle, every fifth is eliminated, eight cards and only red remain on the table
Aug. 1941 Hokus Pokus (Vol. 3 No. 8) 2
Hans "Severus" Ernst Ein Brief der Redaktion on the payment behavior of the members of the MRS, announcement of christmas party
Nov. 1941 Hokus Pokus (Vol. 3 No. 11) 1
Hans "Severus" Ernst 5 Minuten Sylvesterzauber Seven of Hearts changes to Six of Hearts, Five of Hearts and eventually to the Four, then selection is found by dealing into two piles, last two cards are selection and card with drawn figure, using a double facer with fake indices on both sides
  • Die fliegenden Herzen
Dec. 1941 Hokus Pokus (Vol. 3 No. 12) 3
Hans "Severus" Ernst Volte mit Riesenkarten by a director Schmidt, secretly cutting a jumbo deck
May 1942 Hokus Pokus (Vol. 4 No. 5) 4
Hans "Severus" Ernst Das Mirakel der schwarzen Karten black card travels into pile with red cards
June 1942 Hokus Pokus (Vol. 4 No. 6) 3
Hans "Severus" Ernst Zum Geleit on the new Hokus Pokus, and on the purpose of a magazine
Also published here 1943 Hokus Pokus (Vol. 5 No. 1) 1
Hans "Severus" Ernst Pour la nouvelle Année 1943 french translation of "Zum Geleit", on the new Hokus Pokus, and on the purpose of a magazine
Also published here 1943 Hokus Pokus (Vol. 5 No. 1) 2
Hans "Severus" Ernst Rey play with numerology using the name Oscar Rey, Oscarelly and other things related
Also published here 1943 Hokus Pokus (Vol. 5 No. 1) 3
Gaston "Gasbor" Borgeaud L'horoscope des nombres same as "Rey", Gasbor probably only translated it into french, play with numerology using the name Oscar Rey, Oscarelly and other things related
Also published here 1943 Hokus Pokus (Vol. 5 No. 1) 8
Hans "Severus" Ernst Eine neue magnetische Zündholzschachtel balancing matchbox, translation on page 11 "une nouvelle boite d'allumettes magnétique"
1943 Hokus Pokus (Vol. 5 No. 3) 7
Hans "Severus" Ernst Mnemotechnik oder Hellsehen? naming missing card, clocking and marked deck, 36 cards, followed by french translation "Mnemotechnique ou bien clairvoyance?"
1943 Hokus Pokus (Vol. 5 No. 3) 8
Hans "Severus" Ernst La Magie de Salon on parlor magic, followed by german translation "Salon-Magie"
1943 Hokus Pokus (Vol. 5 No. 4) 1
Hans "Severus" Ernst Lili Marlen / Lilly Marlen transposition, with street lantern apparatus and jumbo cards, copied in "Magi", see reference
Related toAlso published here
  • "Magi" January 1945
1943 Hokus Pokus (Vol. 5 No. 4) 78
Hans "Severus" Ernst Die aetherischen Karten empty case is pierced with knife, selections appear inside
Inspired by
  • Lloyd W. Chambers "The ethereal cards"
1944 Hokus Pokus (Vol. 6 No. 1) 4
Hans "Severus" Ernst, Jean Marc Bujard Hallo, Hallo! Ici Lausanne! Qui est au téléphone phone call transcript between Ernst and Bujard
1944 Hokus Pokus (Vol. 6 No. 2) 1
Hans "Severus" Ernst Bimbo1 ABC deck is shuffled and 9 cards written on grid, grid torn in halves and spectators try to form name of playing card, card matches with card in poker dice
1944 Hokus Pokus (Vol. 6 No. 2) 6
Hans "Severus" Ernst, Alfred "Agys" Gysler Achtung! Lebensgefahr! Falsche Magier! on copying other magicians, amateurs stealing from professionals, on a routine copied by danish magazine "Magi"
  • Es ist kein Kunststück, sich mit fremden Federn zu schmücken
Related to 1945 Hokus Pokus (Vol. 6 No. 4) 1
Hans "Severus" Ernst Missglückte Magie on making mistakes
1945 Hokus Pokus (Vol. 6 No. 4) 11
Dr. William Weyeneth, Hans "Severus" Ernst Disparition d'un petit foulard dans la main three knotted silks, silk in center vanishes from hand, followed by german translation "Neuer Tuchverschwindungs-Trick"
July 1946 La Baguette Magique (Issue 10) 8
Hans "Severus" Ernst Liebe Magier announcement for upcoming annual meeting of the Swiss magic circle
1947 Hokus Pokus (Vol. 8 No. 3&4) 1
Hans "Severus" Ernst Switzerland - Happy Land check changes to bill, bill appears in case and tube
1947 Hokus Pokus (Vol. 8 No. 3&4) 15
Hans "Severus" Ernst Liebe Freunde on the magazine, Dr. van Klaveren, Paul Dienst, Furst, Rudolph Rieth
1948 Hokus Pokus (Vol. 9 No. 2&3) 1
Hans "Severus" Ernst Zauberkünstler sind kurios aber short changing routine, with T-fold bill gimmick
1948 Hokus Pokus (Vol. 9 No. 2&3) 11
Hans "Severus" Ernst Liebe Freunde on the annual meeting of the Swiss magic circle 1948, Corini, Alfred Gysler, Hans Meier
1948 Hokus Pokus (Vol. 9 No. 4) 1
Hans "Severus" Ernst Das Geheimnis des Kartenspiels on the history of playing cards
1948 Hokus Pokus (Vol. 9 No. 4) 2
Hans "Severus" Ernst Liebe Freunde on Weyeneth, Gysler, Hügli
1950 Hokus Pokus (Vol. 11 No. 1) 1
Hans "Severus" Ernst Meine erste Begegnung mit Oscar Rey on his first meeting with Oscarelli
1950 Hokus Pokus (Vol. 11 No. 2) 13
Hans "Severus" Ernst Magischer Zirkel von Konstanz on Oscar Rey, Dr Popp, Dr. Holderried, Zimmermann, Willy Faster, Fischer
1950 Hokus Pokus (Vol. 11 No. 2) 15
Hans "Severus" Ernst Mitteilung der Redaktion on Alfred Gysler
1950 Hokus Pokus (Vol. 11 No. 2) 16
Hans "Severus" Ernst, Carl "J. N. Teroga" Schnetzer Magische Briefe two letters, on competition acts, judging system
1950 Hokus Pokus (Vol. 11 No. 4) 29
Hans "Severus" Ernst Obituary of Karl Lips without title
1951 Hokus Pokus (Vol. 12 No. 4&5) 21
Dr. William Weyeneth Ein Bombenerfolg ring of rope, rope pulled through sleeves
Related to 1951 Hokus Pokus (Vol. 12 No. 4&5) 31
Hans "Severus" Ernst Liebe Freunde, on producing the magazine and resigning as an editor
1951 Hokus Pokus (Vol. 12 No. 6) 33
Hans "Severus" Ernst Ein Hans Trunk-Abend on a meeting with Hans Trunk in Zürich
1951 Hokus Pokus (Vol. 12 No. 6) 35
Hans "Severus" Ernst Mitteilungen credit correction
Related to 1951 Hokus Pokus (Vol. 12 No. 6) 36
Hans "Severus" Ernst Fingerhut Tuchball production of a silk, using a thimble to form a small packet and manipulating the ball before producing it
1951 Hokus Pokus (Vol. 12 No. 6) 37
Hans "Severus" Ernst Düsserldorfer Kongress on the convention in Düsseldorf 1952, Büskens, Berry, Recha, Old Brecht, Al Torston, Easy Maya, Erika Sterath, Tommson, Ernst Mülhaupt, Vermeyden
  • Reminiszenzen von der Galavorstellung
  • Magie im Rheinland
Related to 1952 Hokus Pokus (Vol. 13 No. 6) 71
Hans "Severus" Ernst Düsseldorfer Kongress on convention in Düsseldorf 1952, second part, Ernst Müllhaupt, Axel Hellström, Parvelli, Tschan, Merani, Ango Alexander, Leefeld, Peter Berchto, Heinz Hendrick, Larselli, Cordial, Predani, Akino, Alfano, Nico, Hugo Pfohe
  • Zauberer zaubern für Zauberer
Related to 1953 Hokus Pokus (Vol. 14 No. 1) 90
Hans "Severus" Ernst Beckerelli-Gedenkfeier commemoration of Jean Beckerelli in St. Gallen 1953, Eiberle, Oscarelli, Albinotti, Ben Karo, Edoardo, Brunori, Paini, Sasso, Olaf Spell, Old Brecht, Bucheli, Man-Tho, Eperny
1953 Hokus Pokus (Vol. 14 No. 6) 153
Hans "Severus" Ernst Schweiz. Kongress der Magie 1954 on the Swiss national convention in Zürich 1954, Dr. Holderried, Weyeneth, Oscarelli, Thoma, Old Brecht, Behm, Olaf Becher, Eduardo Marino & Rino, Graf X, Albinotti, Al Hakim, Jemes, Hans Meier, Ernst Müllhaupt, Willy Faster, Oltramare, Javier de Plandolit, Aage Rassmussen
1954 Hokus Pokus (Vol. 15 No. 5) 221
Hans "Severus" Ernst Die Generalversammlung 1958 in Herisau on the general assembly of the Swiss magic circle, Werner Wirth, Hans Meyer, Old Brecht, Oscarelli, Brusini, Mario, Sitta, Behm, Faster, Feller, Willy Bucheli, Weyeneth, Jost
1958 Hokus Pokus (Vol. 19 No. 3) 643
Hans "Severus" Ernst Dr. Wilfried van Klaveren
1959 Hokus Pokus (Vol. 20 No. 5) 854